Coroner: Upstate woman killed after car rolls back, hits her

PICKENS COUNTY, SC (WYFF) - The Pickens County coroner said a woman died after her vehicle rolled back and hit her.

The accident happened on Fernwood Drive near Roper Road in Easley at 7:17 a.m. Friday.

The coroner said Jessica Hoepelman-Garcia, 34, was behind the vehicle when it rolled back and hit her.

She was pronounced dead at the scene.

The South Carolina Highway Patrol is investigating.

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